Sumy Oblast attacks: 1 civilian and around 100 farm animals killed

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KATERYNA TYSHCHENKO SUNDAY, 18 SEPTEMBER 2022, 22:13

A local resident was killed in the village of Volfyne, in Sumy Oblast, as a result of Russian shelling. A local farm was also hit, and around 100 pigs and one horse were killed.

Source:  Dmytro Zhyvytskyi, Head of the Sumy Oblast Military Administration, on Telegram

Details: As of 21:30 on Sunday, 18 September, Russian forces opened fire on Sumy Oblast twice, hitting it a total of 52 times.

Russian forces used tubed artillery to shell the village of Volfyne in the Bilopillia hromada (an administrative unit designating the city of Bilopillia and its adjacent territory) soon after 16:30. The village was hit six times. Between 17:45 and 18:00, the Russians continued to attack the village, this time using mortars, firing a total of 46 120 mm bombs.

Quote: "A local resident - a man born in 1940 - was killed as a result of the shelling.

 

A local farm sustained significant damage. Around 100 pigs and one horse were killed in the shelling.

 

PHOTO - DMYTRO ZHYVYTSKYI ON TELEGRAM

Two grain storage depots, a water pump, a mill, pig farm facilities and outbuildings were damaged. Three tractors and a ZIL truck were also damaged."

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